The Plains of Passage, Part 1 of 2 has ratings and 20 reviews. Deb said: While I did enjoy this book as a continuation of the series, and for the in. Jean M. Auel’s enthralling Earth’s Children® series has become a literary phenomenon, beloved by readers around the world. In a brilliant. Автор: Auel Jean, Книга: The Plains of Passage, Серия: Earth Children, Жанр: история. “Ayla, I’m sure if we just rode off, he’d jump in and follow you. If we’re .

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Trivia About The Plains of Pas A fleeting picture of the big russet bull, with his long, curved organ, flashed through her mind. Jondalar got down beside her to help, though he had to ask her to point out exactly what she wanted.

The Plains of Passage (Earth’s Children, #4) by Jean M. Auel

Contents [ show ]. I can wait, and it’s so hot. I just can’t see anything! Thanks for telling us about the problem. I know you found a home with them and were happy.

They feel like people we should know in real life – people we would WANT to know Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. However, Jondalar asserted that Ayla belonged to him, so any debts owed to her were owed to him.

They plain to let the horses drink, and they dismounted to quench their own thirst, using a small, tightly woven basket as a dipper and cup. Jondalar and Ayla visited the Lanzadonii led by Dalanar for a few days.

However, they were not very competent hunters, and because Attaroa forbade them to gather, food was scarce even during the season of plenty. She saw his conviction, and his love, but now she wondered if they should have left. He sipped his tje, still thinking about the long Journey ahead of them, but he didn’t feel quite as anxious about it. Only her calf stayed nearby.


As though they had mutually decided to stop and eat, it was quiet for a while, with all the mammoths moving slowly south through the tallgrass tearing out trunkful after trunkful in a steady rhythm. You’re not supposed to like it,” she said, feeling the laughter bubbling up inside her as she watched.

The Plains of Passage is interesting for its descriptions of glacial-epoch flora and fauna, but some of it drags and I found myself longing for some interaction with other ice-age peop A reread to prepare for reading The Land of Painted Caves. As they neared the foothills of the Carpathian Mountains, they saw a pleasant-looking valley and decided to make camp.

The lengthy poles were also used on occasion to make a travois that could be dragged behind the horses to transport heavy or bulky loads. Making a baby start in that dark red one. Inspired by Your Browsing History. Ayla felt delightful shocks of excitement, and she closed her eyes as she gave herself up to them.

I have been able to skip pages and pages of material. Ayla looked up at him and, walking toward him, smiled, a big beautiful wide smile that filled her eyes and beamed her love for him, and the warmth she had passqge feeling, and her delight because he wanted to give her a surprise. Ayla reached for her sling, wrapped pasage her head across her forehead.

With the rugged terrain leading to open fields of grass, it was their favored habitat. This is often a source of friction, even dismay, when people learn that Ayla grew up with them, but Ayla’s goodness and power always prevail.

The males, who had given up, but only temporarily, were standing away from the close-packed herd plainx, while she sought respite from her exertions within the midst of the excited females. It would be interesting to read an abridged copy of this series since it is complete.


The S’Armunai hunters believed that Jondalar was trying to steal their meat.

Book: The Plains of Passage

Maybe, but I don’t think he was doing it only for the Pleasures. The woman’s mate leapt from a high rock to defend her, breaking his right leg.

He dropped it at her feet and looked up expectantly. Very fun read none the less… We can’t have conflict in these unbelievably perfect, nonexistent people!

Even a stern or inimical spirit who cared enough to demand certain actions of appeasement was better than the heartless disregard of a harsh and indifferent world, in which their lives were entirely in their own hands, with no one else to turn to in time of need, not even in their thoughts.

The Plains of Passage, Part 1 of 2

But like them, the mammoth’s head was high up off the ground, and too big and heavy, especially with enormous tusks, to be supported by a long neck so that it could reach food or drink directly the way horses or deer did. Ayla was entranced by a pair of young twins with beautiful reddish-golden fur accented by spiky black guard hairs, who peeked out from behind the huge legs and long ochre skirt passate their hovering mother.

I can hardly wait,” Jondalar said, smiling with anticipation, and something more, Ayla thought. I think he has been exploring,” she said. With one last splash, Ayla bounded out of the water, grabbed the soft hide, and began to dry herself.

Both of them are Mary Sue checkmarks in my book.